179 Truitt Alley, Millsboro, DE 19966 $519,000

Beds/Baths: 3/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,081
Acreage: 0.24
Age:14 years
MLS#: DESU2040640
Subdivision: None Available


Have you always wanted a beautiful house with a water view? You will love coming home or on vacation to this spectacular 3 Bedroom plus an Office and 2 full and 1 half Bathroom home overlooking historic Cupola Park, the Indian River and Millsboro Pond in the town of Millsboro. Relax in the bright, cheerful three season Sunroom with views of the park and river where you will enjoy watching the wildlife, and see the geese, eagles and shore birds fly about. It will be fun to host parties on the 2nd floor Deck while listening to concerts in the Park or enjoying 4th of July fireworks. This home is built with an open 1st floor plan with 9ft ceilings. It also includes a dramatic 2 story Foyer. Cooks will love the custom Kitchen with granite counter tops, an island and peninsula with seating for 6, a touch-on kitchen faucet, and a Jenn Air range with a downdraft vent. The formal Dining Room with tray ceiling, Living Room and Sitting Room are all visible from the Kitchen which allows for easy socializing with guests. The second floor has 3 bedrooms, including the Primary Bedroom with an ensuite Bathroom with double vanities, soaking tub, stand-up tiled double shower and a separate commode room. The Primary Bedroom and Bedroom # 2 each open to outside decks. The Laundry Room is located on the 2nd floor and can also be located on the 1st floor just off of the Kitchen. The 1st floor Office can be used as an overflow sleeping area complete with a classic cabinet style fold-up queen size wall bed. You can control the HVAC 2 zone system when you are away with the wireless, programmable thermostat. The huge oversized 2 car garage attached garage with a 12' high door easily accommodates cars or a boat or Class B RV. There is ample street parking for guest vehicles. The garage has 50 Amp / 220 service and a 2nd floor loft/room which can be used for storage or updated with an HVAC system to use for additional living space. This property has two water mains. One for the yard to water grass, flowers and to wash cars, boats and RV's. No sewage is charged to this line. The 2nd water main services the house. Cupola Park has a boat launch, children's playground, fishing and crabbing dockage available. Kayak storage is provided for under the Sunroom storage area. This home is tucked away in a quiet little section of town within walking distance of the annual holiday parade, restaurants, shopping, banks and the USPS. It is close to numerous beaches and state parks for hiking and camping. Take a short boat ride to the sandbars in Indian River Bay to fish or clam and avoid the beach traffic! Convenient to SR 20/24 (John J Williams Hwy) and US Rt 113.

Bedroom 1: Upper 1
Bathroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 3: Upper 1
Bathroom 3: Upper 1
Laundry: Upper 1
Foyer: Main
Office: Main
Dining Room: Main
Kitchen: Main
Living Room: Main
Sitting Room: Main
Sun/Florida Room: Main
Bathroom 1: Main
Taxes: $1,793
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Indian River
High School: Indian River


Forced Air Heating, Electric, Propane - Leased, Central A/C, Electric, Instant Hot Water, Hot Water - Propane, Hot Water - Tankless, Public Water, Public Sewer, Upper Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Driveway, On Street, Additional Storage Area, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Other, Oversized, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island

Crawl Space Foundation, Frame Exterior, Modular/Manufactured Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es)

Other, Pond View, Water View, Decorative Fence, Partially Fenced, Wood Fence

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Public Elementary (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
East Millsboro Elementary School Indian River School District K–5 Millsboro 0.83 mi
Clayton (John M.) Elementary School Indian River School District K–5 Frankford 4.87 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Millsboro Middle School Indian River School District 6–8 Millsboro 0.24 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Sussex Central High School Indian River School District 9–12 Georgetown 3.23 mi
Indian River High School Indian River School District 9–12 Dagsboro 4.76 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Lighthouse Christian School Church of God Preschool–8 Dagsboro 3.7 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Millsboro (19966), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 30
  • Average salary of people in this community: $45,566

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 323
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.32
  • Households w/ Children: 38%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,093 (60.6%)
  • Rented: 2,000 (10.9%)
  • Vacant: 5,208 (28.5%)
  • Total: 18,301

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 30,601
Households: 13,093
Median Age: 54.30

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.1%
  • Some High School: 5.7%
  • High School Graduate: 36.4%
  • Some College: 19.0%
  • Associate Degree: 9.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 11.8%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $61,604

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • One Bedroom: $742
  • Two Bedroom: $1,047
  • Three Bedroom: $1,114
  • Four Bedroom: $1,318

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Listing data as of 5/29/2023.

179 Truitt Alley, Millsboro, DE 19966

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